Tracy brings a unique soft and hard skill set of training and experience to her circular economy efforts. Combining chemical engineering with graduate work in industrial ecology, she has more than 20 years of experience advancing sustainability in industry and communities. She is currently working to bring the award winning national industrial symbiosis program model to Canada, and is working to bring the building industry into the circular economy. She has also developed numerous local government policies, such as the Guide to Eco-Business Zone Planning and Development for the Toronto & Region Conservation Authority, designed to support eco-industrial development in communities, including industrial symbiosis. Tracy teaches industrial ecology as part of BCIT’s Environmental Engineering Technology program.